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Latchkey Registration Now Open


January 25, 2021 -- To prepare for the return to blended learning next Monday, registration for Columbus City Schools Latchkey starts today. Latchkey hours are 7:00-9:00 a.m. and 3:30-6:00 p.m.

Latchkey is offered at 21 schools across the city. Your child can register for Latchkey at any school, even if it is not the child’s home school. Latchkey transportation cannot be provided due to safety concerns and contract tracing. Latchkey is first come, first serve and is granted to those who complete enrollment and payment first.

Initial registration for Latchkey is online. All completed applications are time stamped. Latchkey teachers will begin confirming registration on Wednesday, January 27th, and notify families on how payments are collected. The school’s latchkey teacher will provide a collection of payment and confirmation of registration.

A list of the 21 CCS schools offering Latchkey is linked below. 

To register for Latchkey online, visit and scroll to the bottom of the page for each school’s registration. For other Latchkey questions, please contact the CCS Latchkey Office at 614-365-5891.